Commuters could suffer without train technology boost, public transport chief warns

 
Topic moved from News by dthead on 16 Mar 2015 21:54
  8077 Chief Train Controller

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Melbourne's train network is at a tipping point and will struggle to cope within a few years unless high-capacity signalling is introduced, the state government's transport boss has warned.

Days after Premier Daniel Andrews accelerated plans to build a new Metro rail tunnel through the CBD, Public Transport Victoria chairman Ian Dobbs has welcomed the move but says more is needed in the shorter term to "buy some time" and alleviate strain across the network.
Commuters could suffer without train technology boost, public transport chief warns

Andrews needs to hurry up and build infrastructure. If he does not fix the immediate issues the public will loose site of the bigger picture.

Andrews has not announced a rail link to the airport which is desperately needed.

He has announced the extension of Mernda I believe.

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Location: At the back of the train, quitely doing exactly what you'd expect.
https://www.railpage.com.au/f-t11380829.htm
  railblogger Chief Commissioner

Location: At the back of the train, quitely doing exactly what you'd expect.
https://www.railpage.com.au/f-t11380829.htm

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